Hebe odora

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Hebe odora
Hebe odora - Berlin Botanical Garden - IMG 8751.JPG
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H. odora
Binomial name
Hebe odora
(Hook.f.) Cockayne
Synonyms
  • Hebe anomala (J.B.Armstr.) Cockayne
  • Hebe buxifolia (Benth.) Cockayne & Allan
  • Veronica anomala J.B.Armstr.
  • Veronica buxifolia Benth.

Hebe odora, the boxwood hebe or mountain-box, is a plant of the family Plantaginaceae, which is endemic to North Island, South Island, Stewart Island, and Auckland Island of New Zealand. It is upright, rounded, evergreen shrub, reaching 1 m in height, with glossy green, spear-shaped leaves that are 1.5 cm long. Flowers are white.

References[edit]

  • GBIF entry
  • Hebe Society entry
  • "Hebe odora". Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN). Agricultural Research Service (ARS), United States Department of Agriculture (USDA).
  • Trans. & Proc. New Zealand Inst. 60:472. 1929.
  • Allan, H. H. B. et al. 1961–. Flora of New Zealand.